Course Enrollment

Summer Academy course enrollment: May 1 – August 2, 2018

Once you have completed all steps to register for the Summer Academy program, please see below for next steps on course enrollment. Students take two courses for a total of 7 credits.

Course #1 (required)

Navigating the Research University (STEV 26)
Click here to review last year's syllabi for a course description and workload expectations.

Credits: 2

Enrollment process: Self-enroll
Click here for instructions on how to navigate your MyUCSC portal.

There are several sections of STEV 26 - pick the one that works best for your schedule.

Course #2
A course of your choice offered during session 2. Choose from the list your major academic advisers put together for you!
Credits: 5
Enrollment process: Self-enroll
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Take an intro class to get a feel for a discipline, tackle a prerequisite for fall, take advantage of smaller class sizes and complete a General Education requirement, pursue an area of study you are passionate about. Start your degree, GPA and path to graduation strong!

Guidance on selecting courses:

Important reminder: The Summer Academy program takes place during Session 2 of the summer quarter. Please select course(s) offered during Session 2.
  • Check the 2017 Course Highlights for a list of suggested courses for incoming frosh from the Academic Advising community.
  • See the Summer Session website for a list of classes offered during the summer
  • Explore summer session courses through class search. Be sure to select the ‘Summer Quarter’ term and ‘Summer Session 2 (5 Weeks)'.\
  • Get started with the Frosh Advising Guide from Undergraduate Advising.
  • Interested in getting a General Education Requirement met? Read up on UCSC’s GE Requirements.

*Math courses require placement at the appropriate level; more information about math placement can be found here.

Questions about how to enroll in courses? Contact

Questions about which course to take? Contact your major adviser.